Parallel Verses

King James Version

The sea is come up upon Babylon: she is covered with the multitude of the waves thereof.

New American Standard Bible

"The sea has come up over Babylon; She has been engulfed with its tumultuous waves.

Holman Bible

The sea has risen over Babylon;
she is covered with its turbulent waves.

International Standard Version

The sea will come up against Babylon, and she will be covered by wave upon wave.

A Conservative Version

The sea has come up upon Babylon. She is covered with the multitude of the waves thereof.

American Standard Version

The sea is come up upon Babylon; she is covered with the multitude of the waves thereof.

Amplified

The sea has come up upon Babylon; she is covered with the tumult and multitude of its waves.

Bible in Basic English

The sea has come up over Babylon; she is covered with the mass of its waves.

Darby Translation

The sea is come up upon Babylon: she is covered with the multitude of its waves.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The sea is come up upon Babylon; she is covered with the multitude of the waves thereof.

Julia Smith Translation

The sea came up against Babel: with the multitude of rolling waves was she covered.

King James 2000

The sea has come up upon Babylon: she is covered with the multitude of its waves.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The sea has risen over Babylon, she has been covered by the roar of its waves.

Modern King James verseion

The sea has come up over Babylon; she is covered with the multitude of its waves.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The sea is risen over Babylon, and hath covered her with his great waves.

NET Bible

The sea has swept over Babylon. She has been covered by a multitude of its waves.

New Heart English Bible

The sea has come up on Babylon; she is covered with the multitude of its waves.

The Emphasized Bible

The sea, hath gone up over Babylon, - With the multitude of its rolling waves, is she covered.

Webster

The sea is come up upon Babylon: she is covered with the multitude of its waves.

World English Bible

The sea is come up on Babylon; she is covered with the multitude of its waves.

Youngs Literal Translation

Come up against Babylon hath the sea, With a multitude of its billows it hath been covered.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

is come up
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

בּבל 
babel 
Usage: 262

כּסה 
Kacah 
Usage: 152

with the multitude
המן המון 
Hamown 
Usage: 83

of the waves
גּל 
Gal 
Usage: 34

References

American

SEA

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

A Message Concerning Babylon

41 How is Sheshach taken! and how is the praise of the whole earth surprised! how is Babylon become an astonishment among the nations! 42 The sea is come up upon Babylon: she is covered with the multitude of the waves thereof. 43 Her cities are a desolation, a dry land, and a wilderness, a land wherein no man dwelleth, neither doth any son of man pass thereby.



Cross References

Isaiah 8:7-8

Now therefore, behold, the Lord bringeth up upon them the waters of the river, strong and many, even the king of Assyria, and all his glory: and he shall come up over all his channels, and go over all his banks:

Daniel 9:26

And after threescore and two weeks shall Messiah be cut off, but not for himself: and the people of the prince that shall come shall destroy the city and the sanctuary; and the end thereof shall be with a flood, and unto the end of the war desolations are determined.

Psalm 18:4

The sorrows of death compassed me, and the floods of ungodly men made me afraid.

Psalm 18:16

He sent from above, he took me, he drew me out of many waters.

Psalm 42:7

Deep calleth unto deep at the noise of thy waterspouts: all thy waves and thy billows are gone over me.

Psalm 65:7

Which stilleth the noise of the seas, the noise of their waves, and the tumult of the people.

Psalm 93:3

The floods have lifted up, O LORD, the floods have lifted up their voice; the floods lift up their waves.

Jeremiah 51:55

Because the LORD hath spoiled Babylon, and destroyed out of her the great voice; when her waves do roar like great waters, a noise of their voice is uttered:

Ezekiel 27:26-34

Thy rowers have brought thee into great waters: the east wind hath broken thee in the midst of the seas.

Luke 21:25

And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring;

Revelation 17:15-16

And he saith unto me, The waters which thou sawest, where the whore sitteth, are peoples, and multitudes, and nations, and tongues.

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